Lab Personnel

 
Current Lab Members
   
 

Wannaporn Ittiprsasert, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor, focusing on functional genomics of schistosomes and other parasitic flatworms.

 

 

   Victoria Mann, PhD

   Research Assistant Professor

 

 

Dr. Matty Knight 

Adjunct Professor, GW

 

Shannon Karinshak, MPHTM

Laboratory technician

 

Michael Smith

Ph.D. candidate

 

Patpicha Arunsen

PhD. student and visitor scholar from Khon Kaen University Thailand; Royal Golden Jubilee scholarship award

 

Rutchanee Rodpai

PhD. student and visitor scholar from Khon Kaen University Thailand; Royal Golden Jubilee scholarship award

 

Ilana Mosley

GW Summer Program to Advance Research on Cancer (GW SPARC)

 
Former Lab Members
   
 

Chris Wellman

Undergraduate

 

Apisit Chaidee

M.D./PhD. student and visitor scholar from Khon Kaen University Thailand; Royal Golden Jubilee scholarship award

 

Katie Pendo

M.S. student, Department of Biochemistry, GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences

 

Brandon HaugenBrandon Haugen

M.S. student in Molecular Carcinogenesis, University of the District of Columbia

 

Sergey Iordanskiy, Ph.D., M.S.

Senior Research Scientist

 

Christina Cochran

Ph.D. candidate, GW Institutional Biomedical Sciences Program

 

Kelly Unikas

Master's student, GW Milken Institute School of Public Health

 

Dr. Irina Saltykova

Fulbright Scholar; from the Siberian State Medical University, Tomsk, Russia

 

Pitchaya Matchimakul, DVM

Visiting Scientist
(Royal Golden Jubilee Scholar, Khon Kaen University, Thailand)

 

Hongbin Yan, Ph.D

Visiting Scientist
(Lanzhou Veterinary Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science,  Gansu Province, China)

 

Arporn (Koi) Wangwiwatsin, PhD candidate

Visiting Scientist
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire CB10 1SA, United Kingdom

 

Yong Zhou, MD

Visting scientist
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery,
West China Hospital, Sichuan University,
37 Guo Xue Rd., Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, China.

 

Rafael Nacif Pimenta, visiting scientist, is investigating host-parasite interactions inBiomphalaria glabrata, the major intermediate host snail of Schistosoma mansoni in Brazil. Rafael, now undertaking a visit of 12 months duration to our lab, is enrolled as a Ph.D. candidate at Fiocruz Minas, Centro de Pesquisas ‘Rene Rachou’, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil.